Evaluation on the effects of Tamarindus Indica L. fruit on body weight and several cardiometabolic risk factors in obese and overweight adult patients: A randomized controlled clinical trial

Background: Animal studies have shown the anti-obesity effects of Tamarindus indica L. (tamarind) fruit pulp. This study aimed to evaluate the weight-reducing effects of T. indica L. fruit as well as its blood pressure- and lipid-lowering effects in a clinical trial. Methods: In a randomized control...

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Main Authors: Sedigheh Asgary, Rasool Soltani, Najmeh Barzegar, Nizal Sarrafzadegan
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2020-01-01
Series:International Journal of Preventive Medicine
Online Access:http://www.ijpvmjournal.net/article.asp?issn=2008-7802;year=2020;volume=11;issue=1;spage=24;epage=24;aulast=Asgary